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May 05, 2017
News roundup: Attackers exploit SS7 vulnerability and drain bank accounts. Plus, Trump signs government IT executive order, an Intel AMT flaw threatens millions and more.
March 02, 2017
Apple strives to make its devices more secure for the enterprise, but its latest effort leaves things completely up to users. Users of the Apple iOS 10.3 beta are receiving push notifications ...
February 16, 2017
Yubico founder and CEO Stina Ehrensvard spoke with SearchSecurity at RSAC 2017 about FIDO authentication and how Google uses it to secure logins and cut costs.
January 17, 2017
Researchers saw a Gmail phishing campaign in the wild using clever tricks to access accounts including a difficult 2FA bypass only possible in real time.
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The proof-of-concept PINLogger attack exploits mobile device sensors to steal PINs. Nick Lewis explains how the attack works and offers advice on how to stop it. Continue Reading
Universal second factor devices can be used to strengthen authentication on major websites such as Facebook. Expert Matthew Pascucci explains how U2F works. Continue Reading
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